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Saving the planet one taxi at a time

You don’t need to share your cab with Greta Thunberg to know that we are currently facing a global climate crisis. Reducing carbon emissions has never been more important, and with a 58% rise in the number of licensed taxis and PHVs in England alone over the last fifteen years, it’s easy to see why […]

POLL: What would make you switch to an electric taxi?

In a follow up to our previous poll we’re asking what would help you make the switch to an electric vehicle? Take part to voice your opinion!

POLL: Will your next taxi be electric?

Take part in our poll to voice your opinion!

Patons top 5 tips for winter driving

Being a taxi driver during the winter months is a tough job. With long dark nights, freezing temperatures and bad weather conditions, as well as busy roads, especially in the lead up to Christmas, its no wonder our vehicles and our driving is challenged. With more accidents and breakdowns reported than at any other time […]

An Important Message To Our Customers

On 1st November 2019, John Paton Insurance Services completed the mutually successful acquisition of Shield Insurance Consultants Limited – more commonly known as ‘Cabshield’. This agreement provides a unique opportunity for the two organisations to now combine their respective strengths for the mutual benefit of our customers in both Patons Insurance and Cabshield. Until further […]

Liverpool taxis to take card payments

From April next year all Hackney cabs in Liverpool will have to accept on board card payments.